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Univision Finally Files for IPO: Public Again!

After years of being under the arm of private equity, Univision finally will be coming public again. This was one of the biggest and most hoped-for initial public offerings (IPOs) ...
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Why This Analyst Sees Google Driving Twitter Higher

The purpose of social media is to network, connect with others and share information and experiences. As one of the larger names in social media, Twitter Inc. (NYSE: TWTR) must ...
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NEP Group Files for IPO

NEP Group Inc. has filed an S-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for its initial public offering (IPO). No terms were given in the filing, but ...
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Digicel Files for IPO

Digicel Group Ltd. has filed a Form F-1 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for its initial public offering (IPO). No terms were given in the filing, but the offering ...
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Is It Time to Stop Chasing Netflix Higher?

Remember back in the day when Netflix Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX) collapsed 80% in less than five months, from $295 to $63 a share? That was in 2011. It was catastrophic. ...
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Jefferies Gets Very Bullish on Two Top Video Game Makers

Jefferies has taken a more bullish stance on Take-Two Interactive Software Inc. (NASDAQ: TTWO) and Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ: EA). The firm predicts that the big gains experienced by both ...
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Will Retail Investors Chase the Overdue Netflix Stock Split?

Netflix Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX) has been red hot in 2015. In fact, the stock has nearly doubled. How does Netflix keep retail investors interested in its stock? It has a ...
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Too Many Streaming Music Services

Between Google Inc.'s (NASDAQ: GOOGL) free streaming service and Taylor Swift's brutal attack on Apple Inc.'s (NASDAQ: AAPL) plans to offer free trial subscriptions, something has been lost. There are too many ...
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Martha Stewart Hype Does Not Hold Up

Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia Inc. (NYSE: MSO) announced, Monday morning, that it signed a definitive merger agreement under which Sequential Brands Group Inc. (NASDAQ: SQBG) acquire all outstanding shares of Martha Stewart ...
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Twitter Rolls Out Expanded Shopping Pages

The recent shakeup of top management at Twitter Inc. (NYSE: TWTR) has dominated the company news for more than a week now. While that change is unquestionably important for the ...
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Google Visits Hit 242 Million in May

Out of a total audience of 256.1 million unique U.S. Internet users, fully 95% (242.4 million) visited a property owned by Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOGL) in May. That is an ...
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Why Oppenheimer Sees Netflix Going to the Moon

Netflix Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX) has been the beneficiary of incredibly positive trends in the online streaming business. The company is now looking to expand even further internationally, which most analysts ...
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A Third of Pay-TV Subscribers May Cut the Cord

It is no surprise that most Americans do not like their pay-TV service, whether it is delivered by cable or satellite. According to the latest report from the American Customer ...
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New Tech Gets Into Media Business, Crushing Old Media

Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOGL) has started a new citizen journalism enterprise that will help undereducated writers to do a better job covering the news of the world. Twitter Inc. (NYSE: ...
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Does Nike Get Its Money’s Worth From Tiger Woods?

The assumption that Nike Inc. (NYSE: NKE) must have made when it extended its contract with Tiger Woods two years ago was that the great golfer would remain a great ...
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